The Client Multinational Company specializing in Apparel, Fashion Accessories, Home Textiles and Sundries. A specialist in sourcing and product development for major retail brands The Career The Incumbent will responsible for managing the merchandising team and retail buying team: identifies staff strengths and areas for development; recognizes positive performance and results and counsels non-performing employees. Oversee the department's merchandising activities. Responsible for product direction and execution in accordance with branding initiatives. Direct, develop, communicate and drive the execution of merchandise tactical plans for all brands. Executes the product strategy and brand growth initiatives. Collaborating, influencing and informing the Global team through the line architecture process of the specific needs.